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Free Career coaching services by appointment    Sign up for a career coaching session through this link. Please provide your name, phone number, e-mail address, and goal for the session. If you do not have an e-mail address, type noemail@email.com in the box. Without an e-mail address, you will not receive confirmation or reminders of your appointment.
You can also sign up online at Job Search Central: Help to sign up  is available at the Altman Information Desk, lower level at SIBL.  
For questions about career coaching, call 212-592-7006 (leave your name, phone number, and e-mail).

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Access Job and Career Databases onsite at SIBL :  Career Insider (Vault) for Vault Guides,  Bloomberg Career Center for financial job openings. (Access at SIBL only on Bloomberg terminals).  Reference USA or D&B Million Dollar Directory to download lists of companies and executives for your job search.,  Ask our staff!  Find industry trends in "First Research", a database which includes "Call Preparation Questions" & try out Plunkett’s Research Online for industry trends "Job Seeker Resources and Tools." 

SAGEWorks offers two FREE workshops for ALL job seekers ages 40 and up: 

1) Effectively Using Social Media In Your Job Search, Tuesday, August 12, 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. , SAGE Center at 305 7th Avenue, 15th floor, NYC.  (SAGEWorks is designed for job seekers in the LGBT community and is open to people ages 40+. Tanya Rosario-Perez, a motivational career coach, will show participants how to use Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook to learn about job openings & connect with hiring managers & industry professionals. 
Free. Advance registration required by Monday, August 11. Register at http://bit.ly/rsvpSAGEWorks.
2) Modern Job Networking  Workshop, designed for job seekers in the LGBT community, open to people 40+, Thursday, August 14, 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., SAGE Center, 305 7th Avenue, 15th floor, NYC. 
Free. Advanced registration required by Wednesday, August 13.Register at http://bit.ly/rsvpSAGEWorks. 
For more information about these workshops contact Zoraida Ramos, 212-741-2247, Ext. 224 or zramos@sageusa.org.

New York State Civil Service Examination Postings (updated approximately every two weeks.)

New York State Job Bank
 
Indeed's Industry Employment Trends

NYPL Jobs Portal: Links and information on job seeker resources beyond SIBL

Avoid employment scams — Tips from the NY State Consumer Protection Board

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Thinking of starting your own business? Use FREE Onsite advisory services from SCORE at SIBL to help you plan to start your own business.  Visit SIBL’s small business website: smallbiz.nypl.org

 

 

 

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